Hum Final - Part One It is very important to keep your...

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Part One It is very important to keep your audience informed so as a news director of a local television station I would make my lead story about how the city council has just voted to close city parks three days a week to save money instead of the celebrity death. Although the story about the celebrity death will get bigger ratings, the story on closing the parks will have a bigger effect on my audience. By doing the story about the city council as my lead story it lets my viewers know that we care about the community and that will keep our views around in the long run. This story also has a big impact on the life in the community not like the death of the celebrity. I would defiantly still report on the death of the celebrity. I would broadcast the story of closing the parks three days a week and do a smaller segment on the death of the celebrity. As a local television station it is very important to keep the public informed on important events that are happing around the world but most importantly around the town. It is especially important to keep people informed about the community issues that hit close to home. This is why it is important to spend more time on a story about the closing parks to. When reporting my lead story and my smaller story I have to make sure I deliver the news to society truthfully but also respectfully to other people and their privacy. This is a big social responsibility for the media. There are many ethical and legal considerations in the online world. One most
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This note was uploaded on 04/03/2011 for the course ENGLISH 101 taught by Professor White during the Spring '11 term at Stephens.

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